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Glenn Beck Emails Sarah Palin Over Arizona Shootings

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Glenn Beck and Sarah Palin emailed each other about the shooting in Arizona, and Beck read some of their exchange on his Monday radio show. Beck told ...

9-Year-Old Killed In Arizona Shooting Was Daughter Of Dodgers Employee

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- Christina Taylor Green's patriotism was inspired by a tragedy on her birth date - Sept. 11, 2001. Another national tragedy took ...

Media Outlets Apologize After Falsely Reporting Giffords' Death

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

PASADENA, Calif. — The rapidly replicated false report that Rep. Gabrielle Giffords had died after being shot in the head provided media outlets...

How to Sit Still When Tragedy Strikes

Priscilla Warner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Priscilla Warner

Many words will be spoken in the aftermath of the killings in Arizona. Action will be taken. Ideas and emotions will be processed. But for now I will sit still, meditate and let time pass.

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords And Gwyneth Paltrow Cousins: Report

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

PREVIOUSLY: Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, shot Saturday, allegedly by 22-year old Jared Lee Loughner, is cousins with actress Gwyneth Paltrow, Roger Fried...

Tea Party Nation Founder: Arizona Shooter 'A Liberal Lunatic,' We Must 'Push Back'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Tea Party Nation founder Judson Phillips described Jared Loughner -- the suspected perpetrator of a fatal shooting in Arizona on Saturday -- as a "lib...

Arizona Shooting 911 Call: 'I Do Believe Gabby Giffords Was Hit' (AUDIO)

AP/The Huffington Post | TERRY TANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TUCSON, Ariz. -- A 911 caller witnessing the mass shooting outside a grocery store in Tucson describes a frantic scene and says, "I do believe Gabby G...

Jared Loughner Faces Murder Charges Following Arizona Shooting

AP/The Huffington Post | PAULINE ARRILLAGA and AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TUCSON, Ariz. — Federal prosecutors charged the suspect in shooting of Arizona congresswoman with attempted assassination and four other charges...

Debbie Wasserman-Schultz Reacts Emotionally To Arizona Shooting (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In an appearance on NBC's "Meet the Press" on Sunday, Rep. Debbie Wasserman-Schultz (D-Fla.) spoke emotionally about the shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Gi...

Live Updates On Arizona Shooting

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TUCSON, Ariz. - Rep. Gabrielle Giffords reached an important step in her recovery from a bullet through her head, breathing on her own for the first t...

Gabrielle Giffords Remains Sedated Following Arizona Shooting

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS and JACQUES BILLEAUD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TUCSON, Ariz. — Authorities on Sunday charged a 22-year-old man described as a pot-smoking loner with trying to assassinate Rep. Gabrielle Giffo...

Thoughts on Yesterday

Michael Smerconish | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Smerconish

While I still think we are at a point where there is more unknown than known about yesterday's tragedy, it is already obvious that there is about to unfold a long overdue conversation about the level of discourse in this country.

Jared Loughner: The Sad Relief

Jalees Rehman, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Jalees Rehman, M.D.

The moment I felt the slight relief that there did not appear to be a "Muslim connection", I also immediately felt saddened by my sense of "relief". There was nothing to feel relieved about.

Amanda Terkel

Rep. Clyburn: Americans Need To Condemn Violent Rhetoric | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.), a lawmaker who faced several threats during the heated health care debate, is calling on the country to rat...

Gabrielle Giffords Shooting Prompts Appeals To Cool Political Tone

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON and CALVIN WOODWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The nation's caustic political climate has become a suspect of sorts in the rampage that left six dead and a lawmaker critically in...

Sheriff Clarence Dupnik: Arizona 'Mecca For Prejudice & Bigotry'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was shot in the head and a number of others were wounded or killed in a shooting in Tucson, Ariz. on Saturday, Pima Coun...

Arizona Shooting Reactions: Politicians React (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After a shooting in Tucson, Arizona on Saturday in which Democratic Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was shot in the head and others were wounded or h...

Is Palin's "Crosshairs" Map Relevant? Giffords Thought So

Robert Naiman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert Naiman

Is the target map that Sarah Palin published, showing Gabrielle Giffords' congressional district under the cross hairs of a gun, relevant to press coverage of the shootings today in Arizona? The New York Times and the Washington Post disagree.

A Destructive Crossroads

Dylan Ratigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dylan Ratigan

We find ourselves at a violent crossroads. Whether you are a national voice or an individual without a voice -- there are simple questions we all must ask ourselves today.

Gabby Giffords: A Few Words

Rep. Alan Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Alan Grayson

I know nothing about the man who shot Gabby, and what was going through his mind when he did this. But I will tell you this -- there is no way -- no way -- that anyone who really knows Gabby could hate her or hurt her.

Obama Gabrielle Giffords Statement: 'I'm Hopeful That She's Going To Pull Through' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama addressed the tragic shooting in Tucson, Arizona on Saturday in which Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was shot in the head and a number...

Lucia Graves

Giffords, Target Of Previous Political Threats, Known For Magnetic Personality | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gabrielle Giffords, 40, has represented Arizona's 8th District since 2007 after serving in the Arizona legislature from 2001 to 2005. She took the sea...

Arizona Shooting Victims: Gabrielle Giffords Shot, Federal Judge & 9-Year-Old Child Among Those Killed

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS and DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TUCSON, Ariz. — A gunman nearly unloaded a semiautomatic weapon at a busy supermarket Saturday during a public gathering for Rep. Gabrielle Giff...

Howard Fineman

The End Of Access | Howard Fineman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Thirty years ago, there was no such thing as security on Capitol Hill or for members. Members of the public were free to roam the halls, and police presence was practically invisible. The shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is a watershed event in many ways, some of which we cannot yet know, but one of the clearest and simplest is this: Congress and its members are about to be permanently quarantined, physically isolated, from the people it and they represent.

Democratic Rep. Shot, Federal Judge Killed At Public Event

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona was shot in the head Saturday when an assailant opened fire outside a grocery store during a meeting with constitue...